USC Upstate’s Watershed Ecology Center to Host Workshop on Rain Barrel Benefits

September 19, 2016 at 6:02 am

The Watershed Ecology Center will host a free workshop for University of South Carolina Upstate faculty and staff about the benefits and uses of rain barrels on Thursday, September 22, 2016, at 6:00 p.m. at the Roël Pavilion on campus. Space is limited to 20 participants and registration is required.

In addition to a brief program about the benefits of rain barrels and how best to set them up and position them for optimum results, the WEC will give free rain barrels and assembly kits to those in attendance (one per family).

To register for this workshop, go to:

For more information, contact Beth Button, WEC community outreach directory, at 864-503-5728 or